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we start with breaking news. homes in castle rock are evacuated as officials investigate suspicious chemicals. the fbi and atf are now part of that investigation. >> that scene is still very active right now. the chemicals were found inside a home how did police even find the chemicals. >> as you mentioned two dozen homes have been evacuated. castle rock police, fire even the douglas police out here. this all started when police went to the home to contact the
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yesterday. that's when they found the chemicals. >> they found a number of chemicals, thins that looked suspicious. they didn't think they had the resources to get those chemicals. >> we haven't been told exactly what the chemicals are but firefighters and the douglas county bomb squad did not feel comfortable continuing this case. so that's when the fbi and the atf were brought in. we're told they have more so dealing with here. we talked to neighbors and they say they don't really know the people who live at the house and we haven't been able to find anyone who knew of any children or teenagers being in or around that house. police aren't saying much about those juveniles that were arrested overnight. but they are saying that this scene and this evacuated neighborhood could go on for several more hours possibly into tuesday morning. we will stay on scene and bring you the latest on a cbs4 news at 10:00.
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>> right now the latest on an orange cloud of smoke released from the suncor oil the refinery. last week we told you suncor admitted pardon me the refinery released almost 39-tons of sulfur dioxide. that's 150 thymes -- times the amount that triggers an investigation. wade phillips is back to work after this collision with a player. wade ended up going to the hospital. >> that was one of the hardest hits all afternoon. >> yeah it was, guys. but in typical wade phillips fashion he was joking about it today on twitter. saying he should win the big hit of the week award. you know he's feeling good when he is joking about what
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yesterday. he was attending team meeting and everything was back to normal. gary kubiak said he tried to give wade the day off to rest up but he would not have it. >> we'll see how wade is feeling. what i'm seeing today he's himself today. and the fact that he's battling me today when i'm trying to get rest tells me he's back to his old self. we'll see how he's doing. >> coming up on xfinity live, we will talk about wade phillips and a lot more. >> michael, thank you. now to an update on a mysterious death in an industrial neighborhood of denver. turns out it was murder. on saturday we told you someone
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the victim has just been identified as 23-year-old aricela esparza miranda. the coroner says she was strangled to death. in evans around 1:00 this afternoon, a ford mustang was going southbound crashed into a chevy tahoe going eastbound. the driver of the mustang died. three other people in that car are in the hospital with critical injuries. the driver of the chevy tahoe was also taken to the hospital. police are looking into what caused that crash. and this is the nen deadline to register to vote. if you want to get a ballot mailed to you here in colorado, but remember in our state you can register to vote in person right up through election day. so far though, more than 866,000 coloradans have returned their mail in ballots. 331,000 are from registered democrats. 300,000 from republicans and nearly a quarter of a million of the return ballots are from
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open senate seat appears to be tightening. >> michael bennett is running against darrelle glen. our political specialist sean boyd breaks down the new poll numbers tonight. >> this poll the first to show this race may be much closer than we anticipated. previous polls have shown democrat michael bennett trouncing glen. bennett has only a five the incumbent has 46% and glen 41%. it's just outside of the four point margin of error. 14% of those polled are unsure or will vote for someone else. the poll also shows support appears to be split with voters 45 and over. and while darrelle glen has strong support among men more moderate side with michael bennett. jim and karen. >> thank you, sean. this election day five more states will be voting on whether to legalize recreational marijuana. and now and how it's gone in
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cbs4's rick sander -- sallinger joins us with more on this. >> reporter: some are calling it a great success, while others are on the air waves saying it is more like a disaster. familiar colorado faces on tv. >> colorado leads the naon the teen use of marijuana. >> we were promised money for education instead that money has gone to marijuana regulation. >> but nelson taverge who had a hand in bringing legalized marijuana says the ads are simply not true. >> they're running the most dishonest and deceptive ads i've ever seen. >> he says millionses of dollars of marijuana tax
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around the state. asking the arizona campaign against pot legalization to stop the ads. besides colorado three other states have already legalized recreational pot. and five more are voting on the issue next week. colorado spring's mayor and the drug investigators association campaigned in campaigned against the legalization. >> we have not seen the organized crime issues, are unbelievable. >> reporter: one of several coloradans getting involved in other state fights. >> don't repeat our terrible mistake. >> last night on 60 minutes, governor hickenluper was asked
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marijuana and pot to other states and he said he wouldn't be so confident saying go for it. he added it wouldn't be a slam dunk. rick sallinger. a bold burglar steals from a denver restaurant and it happened while the business was open. what the crook got away with. drivers can expect delays in the high country tomorrow. we'll let you know what the hold up is going to be. >> and we tied a record high to end the
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,, ,, ,, when i became governor, i knew we had to protect our colorado way of life. it's why i need a good team in the state senate. like rachel zenzinger, a former teacher who's fought for equal pay for equal work. daniel kagan championed property tax rebates to help seniors afford
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brought to you by chevy. developing no owners of the fresh fish company off hamden gave us this surveillance video. their restaurant being burglarized. it happened while the restaurant was packed with customers. co-owner karen parker says what you don't see on camera is a second door that the thief busted into. >> is this makes me feel violated. this makes me feel angry. that somebody would come into my place of business and
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hard for. thank goodness none of my staff members or customers were injured. i want to catch this guy. >> if you see any information on this guy you see on video, please go ahead, call crime stoppers. >> starting in early november, sun glare a big problem floyd hill. be prepared to slow don't forget the sunglasses. happening torp, drivers can expect te lays on i70 to the west -- happening tomorrow, drivers can expect delays on i70 to the west. matt kroschel is live. what can drivers expect. >> drivers can expect delays.
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hours. and that's what ddot is warning. it's a vital passage way through our state but also cuts through some of the most difficult terrain any where. >> there's people who travel i70 knows that there's not a lot of alternate routes you can take. this is a straight shoot to where you need to go to the mountains. >> reporter: they will force 20 minute closures those brief stops will likely turn into gridlock for drivers. >> this is just so a helicopter can go up to and place a new rock fall netting. it will protect drivers in case rocks start falling. >> we really encourage them to take a look at their travel time ahead of time. you know so they're not getting stuck in this traffic. >> reporter: so some alternative routs if you're coming from denver to summit county you can take highway 40 through winter park and back
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take highway 9 over to 285. it's going to be a bit of a detour but you might not end up getting stuck in those two hour delays. we're live, matt kroshel. we continue with this hot dry weather. >> warm and dry around here. very warm to end the month. some clouds over in the southeast really it's all we've got going on. on the hour by hour forecast. you see these showers just don't last very long. staying sunny here on the eastern plains. rolling in wednesday. same situation, mixture of clouds and sunshine. maybe some clouds and showers. some of that moisture won't even hit the ground. we roll it to thursday, plenty of sunshine around the state. maybe southwest sees a sprinkle that is it. red flag warning for south eastern colorado. this goes until7:00. we have a front now that's just about to push through our area and that will cool us down. but we have been under the
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and that has kept us pretty warm. let's go back to lauren whitney in the colorado weather center. lauren now that we've had the last day of october. it was a pretty warm month. >> it was a pretty warm month. it's our second warmest october on record. chris spears and i were just out here crushing our numbers. our average temperature for october on this month was 57.9 degrees. we've hit that two other times in our history since 1872. it was a warm month for calendar. take a look at all the days and month that is were above average temperature. all the red days you see here. we had nine 80-degree plus days. there were only a handful of days that we were above average. two days later, we were almost 40 degrees warmer back in the mid-80s. lots of warm temperatures for us. it's been a very dry month as well. we ended the day or ended the month again with 79 degrees. that was actually another
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tell us more about it. >> it was. lauren. 79degrees we tied the record high of 79 degrees. 52 and 48 were the lows. 59 would be the normal. peetz 68. alamosa 73 and superior 77. 25% humidity. we this is sunrise from dori lakes. this is from eagle from george squyres. the most photographed point in the state maroon bells this from john newbury. mostly 30s and 40s over the eastern plains. 30s and 40s for the high countries. that high cool front comes on through. 50s, 60s and low 70s over the
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cooling around here. here is your denver forecast. for tonight mostly clear skies 44 and 43. that front slips through. for tomorrow cooler, only in the upper 60s under those partly sunny skies and take a look at wednesday. right around 60 that's right around normal for this time of year: it does not last long. we jump right to 69 on thursday. 70 on friday. >> ed, thank you. let's talk bronco's. michael spce house centennial. they got the win but man it wasn't pretty. >> no jim it certainly was not. when we come back we will talk about that bronco's running. it was obvious yesterday they missed c.j.
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he's "a consistent warrior" who "took action against his party's presidential nominee," donald trump, and has "urged republicans to stop stalling on immigration reform." mike coffman. "reliable." a "leader." unlike morgan carroll, who the post calls "disingenuous" and "partisan." "if we're ever to see gridlock reduced in congress, we need more representatives like coffman." mike coffman. endorsed by the denver post for congress. i'm mike coffman,
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time for the sports desk brought to you by ford f series. the official trucks of the nfl. well the broncos running game certainly noticed the absence of cj anderson yesterday. the broncos had their second worse rushing performance of the season finishing with just 57 yards on the ground. broncos had only one run of
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that was when devonte booker ripped off an 18-yard run. booker had 18 carries yesterday. in average less than 3 yards a carry. the offense was just two of six inside the red zone and gary kubiak knows they have to be a whole lot better. >> have to overcome some issues now with cj coming out. keep bringing trevor along. it's a long way to go. obviously we're not even close to where we need to be. we know that. and didn't play well yesterday but the team still found a way to win. but that's football team. our century link question, what's your biggest concern with the offense? offensive line, quarterback or coaching? remember when the broncos were accused of being dirty. cam newton continuing to cry foul after taking another beating yesterday in arizona.
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safe. right. and enough is enough. i plan on talking to commissioner goodell about this. but it's not fun. >> certainly some strong words from the carolina panther's quarterback. nuggets spending halloween up in toronto. first quarter, toronto had 33 points at the end the second. coming up, xfinity live. we'll talk more bronco's football. >> always fun to listen to michael. we'll look forward to it. >> yes, he is. >> they say don't poke a sleeping bear. wait until you see what happens
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my name is charity salazar, and i'm an air force veteran. every election, nancy pelosi and her washington friends launch vicious attacks against mike coffman. this year is no different. they say he's waging a war against women. that's just not true. mike stood up for women in the military, protecting us against sexual assault. he believes in equal pay and making sure pregnant women aren't discriminated against at work. time and again mike has stood up for women. i know, because he stood up for me. i'm mike coffman,
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michael vance was accused
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vance was arrested. this earthquake is the third to hit the region since august. in a what were you thinking segment. a man jumps into a enclosure. zoo officials say milan was just having fun. officials say the man was just trying to impress his female friends. a nasdaq down just about a point. a woman is in critical condition following an accident in adams county. >> how she was run over by her own car.
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and michael's special player. bronco's quarterback chris arias. ,, scott tipton -- our congressman? or is he a real-estate agent for big-money campaign contributors? tipton sponsored a bill to give away our public lands
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called tipton's plans, "a serious threat to the outdoor recreation industry and...thousands of jobs." gail schwartz will defend our public lands and won't put colorado's future up for sale. house majority pac is responsible
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donald trump and congressman coffman would punish women. in coffman's bill, victims who were drugged, even minors, victims of statutory rape, would not be considered rape victims. coffman and trump are too dangerous for colorado.
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live from view house centennial. this is xfinity monday live. brought to you by xfinity. tv and internet together like never before. now your host michael spencer. happy halloween and welcome

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